Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.16 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.0"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 59.9"||941.85 mi||west||0° 03' 37.8"||4.16 mi||north||942.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 35' 02.1"||954.98 mi||east||2° 03' 08.9"||141.15 mi||north||970.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Wed 1:32 PM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm||NNW|
|Santa Cruz||Wed 1:32 PM||392 km||244 miles||212 nm||WNW|
|Sucre||Wed 1:32 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm||W|
|Asuncion *||Wed 2:32 PM||746 km||463 miles||403 nm||SSE|
|Salta||Wed 2:32 PM||891 km||553 miles||481 nm||SW|
|La Paz||Wed 1:32 PM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia *||Wed 3:32 PM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm||ENE|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:32 PM||1316 km||818 miles||710 nm||NW|
|São Paulo *||Wed 3:32 PM||1448 km||900 miles||782 nm||ESE|
|Córdoba||Wed 2:32 PM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm||SSW|
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